Nicorette Quit Smoking Gum 2mg Regular Strength Coated Icy Mint 105 Pieces
NICORETTE GUM ICE MINT 2MG 105 PACK
Nicorette is a quit smoking aid. Nicorette gum works by relieving nicotine cravings and withdrawal symptoms. It may be used to stop smoking abrubruptly or Cut down smoking before stopping.
Directions for Use
Instructions for stopping immediately: During weeks 1-12. Chew 1 piece when you have an urge to smoke or every 1-2 hours. Do not use more than 20 pieces/day. After 12 weeks. Gradually reduce to 1-2 pieces a day and then stop use.
Instructions for cutting down: Gradually increase gum use (maximum 20 pieces/day) for up to 6 months, while cutting down smoking. Stop smoking altogether when ready. Continue to use gum as per “1. Stopping immediately”. If you have not cut down in 6 weeks or quit smoking after 9 months, see your doctor/pharmacist.
How to chew the gum: 1. Chew gum slowly until taste is strong or you feel a slight tingling sensation. 2. Rest gum between cheek and gums. 3.1. Chew again when taste has faded. Repeat until there is no more tingling.
Contraindications and Cautions
Ask your doctor/pharmacist before use if you have uncontrolled high blood pressure, a stomach ulcer, kidney or liver disease, to take insulin for diabetes, an overactive thyroid, adrenal gland cancer. Ask your doctor/pharmacist before use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, under 18 years of age, taking any other medicines. Do not use unless a doctor has told you to if you have had a stroke, or heart circulation problems. Use in adolescents under professional supervision only. Do not use if you are allergic to nicotine.